Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 41 km north of Mytilene, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, 7 May 2021 at 18:07 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 5 km depth
7 May 18:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.4595°N / 26.3977°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SE of Assos (Turkey) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNE of Kleio (pop: 356) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Ayvacık (Turkey) (pop: 6,880) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) ENE of Mithymna (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Ezine (Camikebir, Turkey) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NNW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Burhaniye (Turkey) (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||5 km||EDREMIT KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.